Continent, Coast, Ocean, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 981230455X
  • ISBN-13: 9789812304551
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 223 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released May 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Examines the dynamics of regionalism in Eastern Asia. Japan's diplomatic history as well as the heritage of its conquest of Eastern Asia is examined alongside China's cultural geography, paradigmatic dynamics, and intra-regional economics. Ties between East Asia and Southeast Asia, as well as the influence of American military power and European integration are also considered.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
The Contributors.
1: Putting Japanese Imperial History to Rest.
2: The Success of Japan's Multi-Directional Diplomacy in Modern Times.
3: War Memories and Japan's Relations with East Asian Countries.
4: The Economics of Regional Integration.
5: Myths And Miracles of Economic Development in East Asia Policy Lessons for Malaysia in the Twenty-first Century.
6: Towards a New Paradigm in East Asian Economic Studies.
7: Inter-Regionalism and Regionalism.
8: Alliance and Arms a Study of the Change In U.S. Arms Transfer to East Asian Allies, 1950–2001.
9: A Multicultural European Union and Its Implications for Asia.
10: The Future Prospects of Multilateralism in Southeast and East Asia.
11: The Historical and Cultural Legacy of Relations between Southeast Asia and East Asia, with Special Reference to Malaysia.
12: New Knowledge, New Problems, New Solutions.
13: Reinventing Traditional Values for Our Future A Malaysian Organizational Response.
14: The Dynamic Growth Order in East and Southeast Asia Strategic Challenges and Prospects in the Post-9/11 Era.
15: Islam in Asia the Way Ahead.